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UP - Shoshone Tunnel 1

Photo 

Aboard Amtrak through Glenwood Canyon, Colorado.

Shoshone Tunnel 1 East Portal

Photo by slakingfool

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #316041

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Garfield County, Colorado
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1883
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 276.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.59229, -107.17817   (decimal degrees)
39°35'32" N, 107°10'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/312962/4384773 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shoshone
Inventory number
BH 65985 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin